|Digital Tipping Point: Richard Stallman_005 - Christian Einfeldt|
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. We are very proud to exhibit this segment of our interview with Richard Stallman, the man who first articulated the power of sharing free software. Verbatim copying and distribution of this entire article are permitted worldwide without royalty in any medium provided this notice is preserved. Excerpts consisting of any number of complete sentences may be used on the same terms...
Keywords: Richard Stallman; Stallman, Richard; RMS; business models for open source, support fees; economic development; local control; local economic development; Microsoft as a US company; fewer hardware cycles with open source
|Digital Tipping Point: Lena Zuniga, Program Officer for Bellanet 01 - Christian Einfeldt|
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. This particular segment features Lena Zuniga, a Program Officer for Bellanet International, a group which coordinates development with telecommunications in the developing world, from their base in Costa Rica. Lena's focus is Latin America and the Caribbean. In this snip, Lena says that free open source software is attractive to developing countries in Latin America and the Caribbean for seve...
Keywords: Lena Zuniga; Zuniga, Lena; Bellanet; Latin America; North America; economic development; developing countries; Caribbean; infrastrucuture; good enough; lower tier customers; price sensitive customers; DIY; Clayton Christensen; Christensen, Clayton; software commons; local economic development; keep the money at home